Intermediate / Senior QA Analyst/Tester

Category: Testing/Quality Assurance
City: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Position ID: J0419-2307
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description

CGI in Canada
Canadian roots, global reach

Founded in Canada in 1976, CGI has evolved into the country’s largest IT services provider, serving as a long-term, committed partner to clients in Canada and in more than 40 countries around the world. With more than 12,000 professionals across Canada, we work where our clients do business, providing local responsiveness and accountability that ensure the highest level of service and support.

This is an exciting opportunity to join CGI, a world-class IT company, for a permanent position in Victoria BC to provide leading IT services to our local clients. We are seeking an intermediate to senior level QA Analyst with a minimum of five years of experience working within the IT field.

Your future duties and responsibilities

Assist QA Manager/Project Manager with management, design and development of end-to-end project testing effort (including, but not limited to, functional, system, integration, and regression testing), reporting and escalation
Provide Subject Matter Expertise (SME) on testing activities,
Create, execute and review project Test Cases, Scripts and Test Reports
Provide assistance in the test effort estimation for test case design, development and test execution
Ensure coverage of testing as per the functional and non-functional requirements (requirements traceability)
Work closely with Build and Infrastructure teams to ensure that the test environments are setup and ready for test execution
Ensure Test Data Requirements are defined
Follow complete testing lifecycle and ensure detailed defect reports are logged into the test management tool, defects are retested and closed.
Provide effort estimates for assigned work packages
Work on various projects that require extensive client interaction
Participate in walkthroughs and reviews, as needed
Raise issues and risks on a timely manner and help identify mitigation plans
Participate and/or Facilitate daily test defect review meetings and coordinate the implementation of defect resolutions across the various processing components/applications
Prepare and provide test status updates (test progress reports, metrics, etc) from the QA perspective
Ensure entry/exit criteria for each test phase is fulfilled
Work with QA Manager to provide recommendations based on best practices and help implement test solutions
Support to client testing activities (UAT, ORT, etc.)

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

Computer Science / Computer Engineering Degree or related discipline or work experience
Minimum of 5+ years testing experience in a product or project based development environment is required
Experience in functional and non-functional testing of Web-based, middleware applications, web-services (SOA) and XML is mandatory
Strong PL/SQL (database) skills an asset
Strong understanding of test processes and methodologies required including automated testing with SoapUI.
Solid bug tracking and test reporting skills
Strong hands on experience with Test Management tools, including but not limited to, HP Quality Center
Quality or testing certification(s) (e.g. CSTE, CSTM), experience with IEEE testing standards and methodology preferred

Attributes:

Excellent analytical and problem determination skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Professionalism and good communication skills are essential in this role
Able to prepare, deliver, and present reports/ results/ findings
Critical eye for detail
Positive attitude
Very well organized and able to multitask effectively with a track record for meeting strict deadlines
Have excellent time management, task planning and prioritization skills
Able to adapt quickly to changing client requirements
Able to work effectively with minimal supervision
Able to build strong relationships with clients and team members

Skills

  • XML
  • Quality Assurance/QA Strategy
  • Web Services
  • Communication (Oral/Written)
  • User Acceptance Testing
  • SoapUI

What you can expect from us

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.